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The Resource Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa, Michelle Roehm McCann & Amelie Welden

Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa, Michelle Roehm McCann & Amelie Welden

Label
Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa
Title
Girls who rocked the world
Title remainder
heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Roehm McCann & Amelie Welden
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the stories of forty-six girls who were younger than twenty years of age when they changed the history of the world through amazing accomplishments
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
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McCann, Michelle Roehm
Dewey number
920.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CT3207
LC item number
.M34 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Welden, Amelie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hatshepsut
  • Joan
  • Juana Inés de la Cruz
  • Bassi, Laura
  • Pinckney, Eliza Lucas
  • Wheatley, Phillis
  • Vigée-Lebrun, Louise-Elisabeth
  • Trung family
  • Paradis, Maria Theresia von
  • Sacagawea
  • Anning, Mary
  • Brontë family
  • Nightingale, Florence
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Knight, Margaret
  • Dickinson, Anna E.
  • Bernhardt, Sarah
  • Lewis, Edmonia
  • Lazarus, Emma
  • Keller, Helen
  • Pavlova, Anna
  • Chanel, Coco
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Joliot-Curie, Irène
  • Anderson, Marian
  • Meir, Golda
  • Sālote Tupou
  • Kahlo, Frida
  • Teresa
  • Leakey, Mary D.
  • Mitchell, Jackie
  • Zaharias, Babe Didrikson
  • Gandhi, Indira
  • Perón, Eva
  • Frank, Anne
  • Rudolph, Wilma
  • Grandin, Temple
  • Hinton, S. E
  • Ocampo, Adriana
  • al-Sharki, Amatalrauf
  • Menchú, Rigoberta
  • Lin, Maya Ying
  • Midori
  • Portman, Natalie
  • Rhodes-Courter, Ashley
  • Girls
  • Women heroes
  • Heroes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa, Michelle Roehm McCann & Amelie Welden
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Portions of this work were previously published in an earlier edition of Girls Who Rocked the World and in Girls Who Rocked the World 2."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-248) and index
Contents
Hatshepsut : Pharaoh -- The Trung sisters : warrior queens -- Joan of Arc : warrior and saint -- Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz : scholar and poet -- Laura Bassi : physicist -- Eliza Lucas Pinckney : agricultural entrepreneur -- Phillis Wheatley : poet -- Elisabeth Vigée-Le Brun : painter -- Maria Theresia von Paradis : pianist and composer -- Sacagawea : guide and interpreter -- Mary Anning : Fossil hunter -- The Brontë sisters (Charlotte, Emily, and Anne) : authors -- Florence Nightingale : nurse -- Harriet Tubman : abolitionist -- Margaret Knight : inventor -- Anna Elizabeth Dickinson : orator, abolitionist, and suffragette -- Sarah Bernhardt : actress -- Edmonia Lewis : sculptor -- Emma Lazarus : poet -- Helen Keller : writer and advocate -- Anna Pavlova : ballerina -- Coco Chanel : fashion designer -- Bessie Smith : singer -- Irène Joliot-Curie : chemist -- Marian Anderson : singer -- Golda Meir : prime minister -- Queen Sālote Tupou III : queen -- Frida Kahlo : painter -- Mother Teresa : missionary -- Mary Leakey : archaeologist and anthropologist -- Jackie Mitchell : athlete -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias : athlete -- Indira Gandhi : prime minister -- Eva "Evita" Perón : actress and politician -- Anne Frank : diarist -- Wilma Rudolph : athlete -- The Night Witches : fighter pilots -- Temple Grandin : scientist, inventor, and advocate -- Susan Eloise (S. E.) Hinton : novelist -- Adriana Ocampo : planetary geologist -- Amatalrauf al-Sharki (Raufa Hassan) : journalist and activist -- Rigoberta Menchú : activist -- Maya Lin : architect -- Midori Goto : violinist -- Natalie Portman : actress -- Ashley Rhodes-Courter : author and advocate
Control code
ocn768607324
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 248 p.
Isbn
9781582703022
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011050502
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768607324
  • (OCoLC)768607324
  • a997247
Label
Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa, Michelle Roehm McCann & Amelie Welden
Publication
Note
"Portions of this work were previously published in an earlier edition of Girls Who Rocked the World and in Girls Who Rocked the World 2."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-248) and index
Contents
Hatshepsut : Pharaoh -- The Trung sisters : warrior queens -- Joan of Arc : warrior and saint -- Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz : scholar and poet -- Laura Bassi : physicist -- Eliza Lucas Pinckney : agricultural entrepreneur -- Phillis Wheatley : poet -- Elisabeth Vigée-Le Brun : painter -- Maria Theresia von Paradis : pianist and composer -- Sacagawea : guide and interpreter -- Mary Anning : Fossil hunter -- The Brontë sisters (Charlotte, Emily, and Anne) : authors -- Florence Nightingale : nurse -- Harriet Tubman : abolitionist -- Margaret Knight : inventor -- Anna Elizabeth Dickinson : orator, abolitionist, and suffragette -- Sarah Bernhardt : actress -- Edmonia Lewis : sculptor -- Emma Lazarus : poet -- Helen Keller : writer and advocate -- Anna Pavlova : ballerina -- Coco Chanel : fashion designer -- Bessie Smith : singer -- Irène Joliot-Curie : chemist -- Marian Anderson : singer -- Golda Meir : prime minister -- Queen Sālote Tupou III : queen -- Frida Kahlo : painter -- Mother Teresa : missionary -- Mary Leakey : archaeologist and anthropologist -- Jackie Mitchell : athlete -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias : athlete -- Indira Gandhi : prime minister -- Eva "Evita" Perón : actress and politician -- Anne Frank : diarist -- Wilma Rudolph : athlete -- The Night Witches : fighter pilots -- Temple Grandin : scientist, inventor, and advocate -- Susan Eloise (S. E.) Hinton : novelist -- Adriana Ocampo : planetary geologist -- Amatalrauf al-Sharki (Raufa Hassan) : journalist and activist -- Rigoberta Menchú : activist -- Maya Lin : architect -- Midori Goto : violinist -- Natalie Portman : actress -- Ashley Rhodes-Courter : author and advocate
Control code
ocn768607324
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 248 p.
Isbn
9781582703022
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011050502
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768607324
  • (OCoLC)768607324
  • a997247

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